James, Cavaliers slam Mavericks
LeBron James scored 29 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers past the Dallas Mavericks 100-81 on Monday night.
Cleveland covered as 2.5-point road underdogs as the game played under the 193-point total set by oddsmakers.
Zydrunas Ilgauskas added 17 points and 11 boards for the Cavaliers, who got 14 points and six assists from Mo Williams in the payday.
Josh Howard led the way for Dallas with 18 points, while Antoine Wright and Gerald Green had 10 points each for the Mavericks.